Elva Escobar

Title: 
Prof
First Name: 
Elva
Last Name: 
Escobar
Gender: 
Female
Position: 
Director ICML currently
Institution: 
UNAM ICML
Country: 
Mexico
Email: 
escobri@cmarl.unam.mx
Phone: 
52 55 5622.5841
Website: 
www.icmyl.unam.mx
Sectors - Other: 
currently Director ICML
Organisms specialised in - other: 
within Arthropoda: Peracarida
Oceanographic Locations - Other: 
Caribbean Sea

Deep Ocean Vertical Zones:

Deep Ocean Vertical Zones - Other: 
infauna, occasionally epi macrofauna
Experience with bodies or processes - Other: 
TNC-Mexico

Primary Language:

Primary Language - Other: 
English

Other Languages:

Anything other contribution: 
The link between north and south the approach to developing countries science and capacitation of scientsts from developing countries
Primary Expertise - Other: 
Macroecology, diversity application to Conservation
Committees: 
ISA, Diversitas, IPBES
3 priority science questions that need to be answered: 
1. the scale (time and space) of of impact 2. the threshold of response and scenarios expected 3. the limits/boundaries for use of resources (DO, food, flux)
Preferred contribution to bridging the gap - Other: 
Education, capacitation linking science with managers